The ISES Austin Nominations Committee is accepting nominations for the 2014-15 Board of Directors. You can nominate yourself or a colleague for a position in leadership on the board. Please return the Call for Nominations form to ISES Austin President Vanessa Tobias by May 1, 2014. You may return it to her via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to her at 512-327-2622. Nomination Application Form
Archives for April 2014
Come out on Thursday, April 24th and support our very own Chelsea Mansfield, as she represents ISES Austin in a table scape design contest at the Urbanspace Interiors ‘s launch party at 6p with Austin HOME Magazine. There is no charge to attend, but they do request an RSVP. ?
We have several companies looking for event staff! Please feel free to pass this information along to those who might be good candidates: Crave Catering- Part Time Chef Assistant / Party & Event Chef / Driver Job Requirements and Description: Pack and load appropriate catering equipment and transport to event site. Set up food displays. Heat, build/prep and replenish food items. – Current Texas Food Handlers Certification – 2+ Years of Culinary Experience (Off Site Catering Experience Preferred) – Understand and present proper cooking/food techniques and temperatures – Clean Driving Record – Ability to stand and walk for 8 hours read full story >
April ISES and MPI Happy Hour April showers may bring May flowers, but we were lucky enough to have the rain stop in time for our April happy hour event at The County Line on the lake! With the combination of ISES and MPI, we had a great turn out this month. We asked each guest to bring a pair of socks to donate to Mobile Loaves and Fishes and we were able to donate to such a great cause. Those who forgot to bring a pair were able to purchase one onsite through our sponsor, Pride Socks. read full story >
We have three experts in the world of social media who will be our panelists tomorrow evening. Check out who they are: Andrew Glass I love helping businesses of all sizes reach their marketing goals through their social media and online presence. I speak to groups of independent professionals, entrepreneurs and non-profits about social media marketing and best practices to grow their organizations. I specialize in holding seminars and workshops to help develop an understanding of best practices and techniques that will bring a small business success. Providing advice and consulting for SMBs that drive real results in revenue, ROI, read full story >
Unfortunately, Constant Contact is experiencing issues and their site is currently down. This means the registration link for the meeting on Tuesday is not currently working. As soon as the site is up we will alert everyone via Facebook and Twitter. Because of the registration issues, we will be honoring the early registration pricing up until Monday night. Sorry for the inconvenience.
It doesn’t matter what you need, there is an APP for it! Are you looking to add community and build excitement for your events before people even arrive? Are you using all the tools available to you to create compelling visual marketing content? Do you need help staying on top of managing your social marketing, network and posts? Do you know how to monitor & respond to your customers? Do you know the best way to utilize all the APPS available to us? If you answered “NO” or “I’m not sure” to any of these questions then you need to read full story >
Palm Door on Sixth, a new event space on 6th Street, has an immediate opening for a Venue Operations Manager. Duties include coordinating site visits & working with clients, booking events, managing venue maintenance, and scheduling/managing staff. We are looking for an organized, motivated multi-tasker with good communication skills. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of experience in venue management, managing a wide array of events, and working with live music. To apply, please send your resume to email@example.com.
March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and infant health. It’s mission is to improve the health of infants through research and advocacy efforts. It’s primary fundraiser, March for Babies, raises money for important research and programs that help babies begin healthy lives. This 8,000-person event includes a 5k run at 8:00 a.m., a walk at 9:30 a.m., family activities, food trucks and entertainment for all ages. This year, March for Babies will be held at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock on May 10, 2014. The Logistics Committee is looking for over 200 volunteers to help read full story >
The ISES April meeting, “What’s APPetizing” is happening on Tuesday, April 22 starting at 5:30 p.m. Since, we’re featuring a discussion of all things APP to help your events and your business stay current what better way than to kick off the meeting with our very own event app. Download Eventjoy.com and then search for the ISES Austin Meeting. You’ll be able to read about our panelists, see the schedule of events and even join in the conversation. Keep up to date on the meeting information as we load the app with the menu and parking information. Want to ask read full story >